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back-projection

Syllabification: back-pro·jec·tion

Definition of back-projection in English:

noun

Another term for rear projection.
Example sentences
  • All my favourites were performed live with incredible big screen back-projection and animation to boot.
  • In the 1950s, filmmakers who could not afford to film in Washington, D.C., often used a distant shot of a landmark through a window or back-projection through car windows to locate the scene.
  • Since it was the first time back-projection had been employed at a concert, all the footage is close-up and the viewer never truly sees the scope and grandeur of these shows.

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